These four new computers are designed for the challenging requirements of the machine automation industries. UNO-3073 and UNO-3073GL have Intel Celeron 1.1- MHz and 1.0-MHz processors; UNO-3083G and UNO-3085G have Intel Core i7 2.2- MHz processors. They have up to five PCI/PCIe expansion slots and support high-speed PCIe x16, x8, x4 and x1 cards and legacy PCI cards.
Advantech Industrial Automation Group
PACSystems RXi, a new control and computing platform, is designed for the needs of the industrial Internet. The core of the product family is a COM Express architecture with multi-core CPUs. Its configurations are unique in the industry, and able to run HMI, Historian and analytics applications right at the machine. The platform offers a full complement of high-speed interfaces with multiple gigabit Ethernet and USB 3.0 ports.
GE Intelligent Processes
The Click PLC line now has discrete and analog I/O modules. Available 24-VDC combination discrete modules are the eight-point DC input/eight-point DC sinking or sourcing output models, and a four-point DC input/four-point relay output model. In addition, the 24-VDC four-channel analog input modules with 13-bit resolution include the 0-20 mA current input and 0-10V voltage input versions.
The SNAP PAC S-series programmable automation controllers provide real-time control and flexible, multi-protocol Ethernet and serial communications for medium to large control, monitoring and data acquisition applications. S-series PACs are at the core of the SNAP PAC system of integrated hardware and software and are used with other SNAP modules to form a complete control system.
The new DIN rail-mounted CX9020 embedded PC is compact, robust and equipped with a powerful 1-GHz ARM Cortex A8 processor. It’s suitable for a wide range of PLC and motion control applications in small- and medium-sized machines, systems or buildings. It can operate in a temperature range of -25 °C to +60 °C. It uses Windows Embedded Compact 7. I.
The 4123CF computer incorporates a carbon-fiber and aircraft-grade machine aluminum enclosure. It comes standard with Com Express Dual Core Atom processor (core i7 optional), SSD drive, network and USB ports, Wi-Fi, a 15-in., sunlight-readable display and multi-touch projected capacitive (PCAP) touch screen. It’s classified NEMA 4X, Class I and II, Div. 2.
Daisy Data Displays
Extreme Environment panel PC combines safety with the capacity to withstand more extreme temperatures than any other offering on the market. It’s ideally suited to endure harsh extremes. Rated Atex Category 3 (for gas and dust) and UL-listed for Class I, Division 2 hazardous locations, it offers a 12.1-in., TFT, color display with resistive touch and readability in sunlight.
MasterLogic PLC brings power and robustness to very high-speed logic, interlock and sequencing applications. It can be deployed in standalone mode without a human-machine interface (HMI) and is easily integrated with Experion Process Knowledge System (PKS) architecture. It has an integrated PLC engineering environment with all-in-one, window-to-ladder programming. Honeywell Process Solutions
Designline is a configurable industrial PC that can be directly mounted on the machine. It has an IP65 rating and fanless design. Vesa mounting hardware mounts securely on the machine. It’s currently available in two 15-in. touchscreen options. Users can choose either resistive single-touch or two-finger capacitive multi-touch for intuitive gesture operation.
ProSoft Technology’s phased migration gateways allow users to replace old remote I/O drives or PanelViews with new PowerFlex drives and new PanelView Plus 6 terminals that use EtherNet/IP. Migration modules allow the PlantPAx system to interface and control the legacy DCS I/O system. They’re also designed to minimize system downtime by offering a phased migration.
The Pro-face LT4000M Series HMI plus control offers 3.5-in. and 5.7-in. LED backlit LCD Displays. Display and communication modules can be separated for quick mounting into a standard 22-mm hole without the need to create a larger panel cutout. The easy 22-mm modular mounting and separation cables also offer location options never before possible.
The new embedded Ethernet MicroSmart Pentra with MRAM is available in two CPU models with 12 I/O configurations and is compatible with current WindLDR software. All existing FC4A and FC5A expansion modules and accessories are compatible. Values can be stored permanently to eliminate the hassle and worry of losing dynamic and preloaded data.
The new Fanless iPC-Series of industrial computers come with the Intel Dual Core ATOM N2800 processor. Available in 12-in. (iPC1200), 15-in. (iPC1500), 17-in. (iPC1700) and 19-in. (iPC1900) LED-backlit versions. The series can also be ordered as a non-display node computer (nPC300). All sizes and models have UL and cUL 508, Class I, Division 2, RoHS and European CE approvals.
Easily connect digital and analog I/O to your network with Sealevel’s eI/O 170E. Featuring eight 12 bit analog inputs, two optically isolated digital inputs, and two solid-state relay outputs, the compact 170E is the perfect solution for monitoring and control applications. All eI/O products are DIN rail-mount-compatible, and both PoE and DC input models are available.
The Sysmac NJ Machine Automation Controller capabilities now include direct connectivity to SQL databases, integrating, logic, motion, vision and database connectivity into a single platform. Sysmac NJ SQL CPUs have the same functionality as standard NJ5 CPUs, but with added SQL database connectivity support using dedicated function blocks in Sysmac Studio software.
Omron Automation & Safety
The new 19-in. SIMATIC IFP1900 MT is the first industrial flat panel monitor with projected capacitive touch (PCT) technology for gesture and multi-touch operation. The 1366 x 768 pixel widescreen glass panel display responds to gestures and operator actions with up to five fingers, even with thin protective gloves. The front offers an IP65 protection and is scratchproof and chemical-resistant.
Smart SoftPLC and Smart Gateway products now support up to two channels of Allen-Bradley Data Highway Plus (DH+) protocol. This interface provides low-cost, comprehensive connectivity to A-B DH+. Smart Gateways provide Ethernet, serial and fieldbus protocols for the HMI, driver or other device. A Smart SoftPLC functions as both a gateway and an A-B Remote I/O controller.